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Mexico’s Drug Cartels Are Standing in the Way of a Fracking Bonanza

MEX­ICO CITY — If all goes well, drillers re­spons­ible for a shale-oil bon­anza in Texas will soon cross the south­ern U.S. bor­der and ex­tend the …

Mexico

Is Venezuela's Government Tightening Its Grip on the Internet?

While protests sweep the streets of Venezuela, the nation's government is quietly taking measures to quell the uprising in cyberspace, reportedly …

Obama's meeting with Dalai Lama irks China

<b>US President Barack Obama has met the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, US officials say.</b><p>The US leader vowed "strong support" for the protection of Tibetans' human rights in China during the encounter.<p>China had urged the US to cancel the meeting, saying it would "seriously impair …

China

Gaza's fragile ceasefire threatened by border clashes as Hamas weakens

Palestinian militants challenge an Islamist movement sidelined from Kerry talks, and enfeebled by tunnel closures and blockade<p>Abu Saad is not really following the peace talks being brokered by the US secretary of state, John Kerry. Gripping an M16 automatic rifle, his face masked by a red keffiyeh …

China Threatens Drama if Obama Meets the Dalai Lama

BEIJING – A planned meeting between President Barack Obama and the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai lama would "seriously damage" U.S. relations with China, a Chinese Foreign Ministry official said Friday.<p>The White House National Security Council said Obama would meet the Dalai Lama, a …

China